Even after a year of wearing and using a prosthetic device, participants in a new study still had a mismatch between what they did and what they felt.
Dec. 30, 2020 • ~7 min
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Psychology studies suggest a variety of ways you can strengthen your bond and increase your satisfaction with your partner.
Dec. 28, 2020 • ~8 min
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A new device called HandMorph can help adults get a taste of what it's like to interact with the world as a child, researchers say.
Nov. 16, 2020 • ~6 min
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The social isolation older adults are experiencing as they try to stay safe from the coronavirus pandemic is raising new mental health risks, but people can take steps to protect themselves.
Aug. 4, 2020 • ~9 min
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Researchers gave a new robot a "brain", human-like "skin," and vision sensors. The result? A much smarter robot.
July 29, 2020 • ~7 min
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Twins show that genes play a significant role in how affectionate women are, but not guys. Plus, tips for how huggers can get through social distancing.
June 25, 2020 • ~10 min
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How doctors' fears of getting COVID-19 can mean losing the healing power of touch: One physician's story
A give-and-take between patient and provider is essential to patient care. As the COVID-19 pandemic ushers in a new era of medicine, one doctor wonders if this connection will be lost.
June 16, 2020 • ~9 min
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Virtual reality is great at taking users on a visual journey. But it's not so good for simulating touching objects. A new device could change that.
April 28, 2020 • ~6 min
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